Business Plan Software and Free Sample Business Plans

Business Plan Software and Free Sample Business Plans


We exist to help you, to teach you, and to provide solutions that build and grow your business. We believe that:

* You are the most capable person to plan, build, and grow your business.
* Business planning and strategy isn't rocket science; we all just need to learn together.
* Planning and running a business can be a lot of fun... really!
* You can be successful doing it. contains the largest single collection of free sample business plans online. In addition to that, it has helpful tools and know-how for managing your business. includes practical advice on planning, interactive tools, and a panel of experts who have answered more than 1,400 questions from people like you. has also won several awards as a valuable "plain talk" resource. is owned and operated by Palo Alto Software, Inc. as a free resource to help entrepreneurs plan better businesses. Palo Alto Software-The Planning People-develops, publishes, and markets software products for use with personal computers. Its products offer task-oriented, "know how" solutions for small-business and home-office entrepreneurs, professionals, and middle managers. The company is a privately-owned corporation in Eugene, Oregon.

Palo Alto Software's Windows products include Business Plan ProÆ, Marketing Plan ProÆ, and Advertising Plan ProÆ. Since 1999, Business Plan Pro has led its category (according to NPD Intelect, formerly PC Data), outselling all of its competitors combined.

Palo Alto Software's founder and CEO is Tim Berry, a renowned planning expert. He is listed in the index of "Fire in the Valley", by Swaine and Freiberger, the history of the personal computer industry. Tim contributes regularly to and his biography is available at

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